To The Rescue! 9 Early Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups

  • David Gonos

COVER-Chris-Coduto- Early Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups

While you certainly shouldn’t be making huge knee-jerk reactions one way or another with your Fantasy team after just a few days of action, you should certainly consider making some early Fantasy Baseball waiver wire pickups to replace injured players and fill holes.

That’s where we come in!

We’ve scoured the Fantasy landscape to find a couple handfuls of players that should give your lineup a quick boost.

It’s important to understand, however, that if these guys were definitely helpers, they’d already be owned! But we’re looking at these players from two different perspectives: 1. Upside for future help and 2. Instant helpers that have huge holes in their game otherwise.

9 Early Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups For Week 2

For the purposes of this article, we’re going to be looking at ownership percentages of Fantasy players on These players are available in over two-thirds of all leagues on CBS.

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David Gonos

David Gonos has been writing about sports online since 2001, including,,, and